As you sip on a smooth brew, embraced by the aroma of freshly ground beans, you're transported to a world of entrepreneurial reflections. Your mind races with ideas about how to build your startup empire, fueled by the Viennese vibes all around you.
Viennese coffee houses are not just places for a caffeine fix, but a haven for thinkers and doers, where ideas come to life.
As you glance around, watch people scribbling ideas on their notepads or passionately debating with their peers. You catch snippets of conversations about business deals, the latest news, and disruptive innovations.
Buckle up, coffee enthusiasts!
Sounds tempting? Then join us at one of our four partnering traditional Viennese Coffee Houses (Kaffeehäuser) during ViennaUP, where we have reserved exclusive tables just for you. Comfortably located close to major event venues, these cafes will offer all* ViennaUP participants free coffee and soft drinks so you can meet, work, think or simply relax.
Meet Café Wortner at Wiedner Hauptstraße 55, 1040 Wien! This classic Viennese café slash restaurant boasts vintage vibes and a rich, 142-year history. The former factory was originally converted into a coffee house in 1880, which was run by the Wortner family for over 100 years. In 1984, young entrepreneurs reopened it with contemporary offers and activities. Today, it’s the perfect place to soak up the Viennese ambience and network with new faces!
Hold on to your monocles! Café Prückel at Stubenring 24 (Luegerplatz), 1010 Wien is an intellectual paradise with its retro decor and sun-flooded seats. Renovated in 1955 by one of the most famous Viennese architects, Oswald Haerdtl, Cafe Prückel is a place where creativity and caffeine meet up for a date.
Café Schwarzenberg at Kärntner Ring 17, 1010 Wien is classic Viennese elegance. Built around 1867, the Café Schwarzenberg was primarily a meeting point for the business community. Its ornate interiors are fit for royalty, and your ViennaUP wristband a pass to a free cup of coffee.
Café Adlerhof at Burggasse 51/6, 1070 Wien is waiting to be discovered. Its cozy nooks and vintage charm provide a whimsical journey through time! The coffee house section features cozy green benches and original 1960s wallpaper. The sales counter, selling delicious bread and pastries, is modeled after the 1950s. But the guests and the geist are definitely 2023!
*Please note: ViennaUP wristbands, which will be distributed at all ViennaUP events, allow you to enjoy free coffee or soft drinks at these cafes – so make sure you ask for a wristband at your first event!